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Soup and Silence – First Friday of the Month – September through May at 12:00 Noon    


December 14-15, 2018 Advent Directed Retreat             Advent Directed Retreat 2018 Flyer


 January 17-20, 2019:   Intensive  Workshop:  Methods of Directing the 19th Annotation Retreat in Everyday Life Flyer:  Retreat in Everyday Life 19th Ann 2019


March 9, 2019   What Am I Here For  What Am I Here For


Almost Heaven Retreats (2019)    May  24  to July 14  2019 Almost Heaven Retreats WVIS Brochure


Online course for Spiritual Directors – Begins January 11, 2019           Formation of the Heart 2019  Click on this brochure for more information.
Formation of the Heart: Dispositions in Spiritual Direction Ministry
a five-month online course for Spiritual Directors taught by Sister Carole Riley, CDP, Ph.D., LPC, Fellow – AAPC, Executive Director of The West Virginia Institute for Spirituality.  The dates of the course offerings are listed below.
This course explores and integrates Adrian Van Kaam’s Human Formation science’s phasic formation and dispositions of the heart, and the dynamics of the spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola.  Supplemental readings from Schemel’s Beyond Individuation to Discipleship and Maureen Conroy’s Looking Into the Deep Well, assist the participants in developing advanced discernment insights, increased self-awareness, and skills for developing materials for spiritual direction ministry.
The course will be offered on these dates via ZOOM from 8:30 AM EST to 10:00 AM.
January 11, 2019          February 1          March 1       April 5        May 3
Please contact Sister Carole Riley with your interest at or call 412-901-4259


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